28 May 2015
New Delhi: Abhinav Bindra on Thursday became the fourth Indian shooter to win a quota place for the Rio Olympics after he finished sixth in the Men's 10m Air Rifle final at the ISSF Shooting World Cup in Munich.
21 Apr 2015
Burdwan (WB): The Burdwan district administration has decided to introduce self-defence training for girl students in schools. It has been found that school-going girls are often the targets of offenders, who take advantage of the long trek the girls have to undertake to attend schools in rural areas, sometimes alone through the fields, a top district official said.
26 Feb 2015
London: Being playful is not just a gesture of friendliness, intelligence and a sense of humour it can also help you woo your girl and vice versa. According to anthropologist, Garry Chick from Pennsylvania State University, playfulness in adults is a desirable trait in sexual selection.
25 Feb 2015
Washington: Teenaged girls who live in rural areas are more likely to have undiagnosed asthma than their male counterparts and very often are also at a higher risk of depression, says a study.
21 Mar 2015
Pune: A 58-year-old IAS officer has been arrested for allegedly raping and molesting four minor school-going girls here, police said on Saturday.
14 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Japan on Saturday pitched for India as a host of the Olympic Games after 2020 in tune with its growing global stature and impressive economic growth.
17 Mar 2015
Chandigarh: Students belonging to Scheduled Castes in Haryana would get tablets free of cost from the state government to get technical education, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar announced on Monday.
05 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Handset maker Spice has launched its Stellar 520n smartphone in India. Priced at an affordable rate of Rs 6999, the smartphone will be available exclusively on e-commerce site Amazon.in.
03 Apr 2015
New Delhi: In a significant development, the union government and the national Olympic body have invited International Olympic Committee chief Thomas Bach for a meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi later this month to discus the development of sports in the country and a likely bid for 2024 Olympic Games.
03 Oct 2013
London: Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson has said that his one-time star midfielder David Beckham had "lost focus" following his marriage to pop star Victoria Adams of the Spice Girls.